Price

from 1 615 USD

Available

February – March

Duration

5 days / 4 nights

Baikal | Safari on snowmobiles along Baikal

You will go along snow road via a mountain pass and along a fantastic transparent ice of lake Baikal. During safari you will see plenty of natural miracles – Krestovsky Cape, Sagan Zaba cliff. Ice grottos and caves of the Small Sea. You will be able to appreciate the beauty of the “tach of gold” of Tran-Siberian railroad – Krugobaikalsky railway, the monument of architecture and engineering art of the beginning of the XX century.

Program of the tour
DAY 1 | ARRIVAL TO IRKUTSK. TRANSFER TO LAKE BAIKAL TO THE SETTLENENT LISTVIANKA. BEGGINING OF OVERSNOW SAFARI
  • Arrival to Irkutsk. Meeting at the airport.
  • Breakfast.
  • Transfer to Baikal to the settlement Listvianka (1 hour en route).
  • Meeting instructors, selection of equipment and apparel.
  • Begging of safari over the ice of Baikal up to – Krugobaikalsky railway
  • Further on the way goes along near Baikal taiga, via Cherny pass to the bank of Baikal lake.
  • Hot lunch in the settlement of Listvianka or Bolshie Koty.
  • We shall be driving over Baikal ice up to the settlement Bolshoie Goloustnoie. We shall be moving over Baikal depths which in the southern part reach 1400 meters. Arrival to the settlement Bolshoie Goloustnoie by evening.
  • Accommodation in the private estate.
  • Steam bath.
  • Supper.
Day  2 | Excursion to Krestovsky Cape and the strait Olkhonsky gates
  • Breakfast
  • Departure from the estate.
  • We are going to the ice and move in the direction of Krestovsky Cape.
  • Next stop is in the valley of river Anga.
  • Stop for a lunch – lunch box
  • In 2 hours we shall reach the frozen strait Olkhonsky gates .
  • Accommodation in cozy wooden cottages at the recreation camp.
  • Steam bath.
  • Supper.
DAY 3 | CONTINUATION OF SAFARI ON SNOWMOBILES. VIEWING ICE GROTTOES AND CAVES.
  • Breakfast .
  • Safari on snowmobiles in aquatoria of the Small Sea, a part of Baikal that is bordering by the bank of the main land, and from the eastern side by the bank of Olkhon island. Viewing grottoes and caves.
  • The end of oversnow safari.
  • Return to the recreation camp.
  • Steam bath.
  • Supper
Day  4 | Under the ice fishing, visit to buriats’ village, transfer to Irkutsk
  • Breakfast
  • Under the ice fishing
  • Departure from the recreation camp.
  • Jeep safari to Olkhon island. visit to buriats’ village
  • Lunch on the island.
  • Transfer to Irkutsk .
  • Accommodation at the hotel.
  • Supper.
Day 5 | DEPARTURE FROM IRKUTSK
  • Breakfast
  • Departure from hotel.
  • Transfer to the airport 
The cost of the tour includes
  • Double bed accommodation at specified hotels
  • All inclusive meals
  • Transfer according to the program
  • Renting snowmobiles (2 pax per snowmobile)
  • Guide
  • All entrance tickets indicated in the program
  • Steam bath
The cost of the tour does not include
  • Air flight
  • Insurance
  • Alcoholic drinks
HOTELS FOR THE PROGRAM
  • At the Small Sea – recreation camp Khadarta
  • At the settlement Bolshoie Goloustnoie – Estate Domashniy
  • In Irkutsk – hotel Courtyard Marriott

Photogallery

Baikal | Safari on snowmobiles along Baikal
Baikal | Safari on snowmobiles along Baikal
Baikal | Safari on snowmobiles along Baikal
Baikal | Safari on snowmobiles along Baikal

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